Gustavia superba grow and care – tree of the genus Gustavia also known as Gustavia plant or Heaven Lotus, Gustavia superba perennial evergreen plant and edible for the fruit but mostly used as ornamental fragrant plant can grow in tropics climate and growing in hardiness zone 12+.
Leaves color green in wedge shape leaves are glossy.
Gustavia superba flower
Flower fragrant color white or pink with 6-8 petals, flowers mostly grow on mature branches.
Fruit edible peel color brown and the inner yellow to orange, the taste like meat.
Gustavia superba for sale – Seeds or Plants to Buy How to grow Gustavia superba growing and care:
Moist, more than 10C
What is the best way to start growing? Plant / Seed / Vegetative reproduction Is it necessary to graft or use vegetative reproduction? No Difficulties or problems when growing: ? All year Planting season: Iguana Pests and diseases: Pruning season: All year How to prune: Just for desgin Size of the plant? 3-6 m, 10-20 feet Growth speed in optimal condition: Medium growing / Slow growing Big amount of water Water requirement: Light conditions in optimal condition for growing: Full Sun No Is it possible to grow indoor as houseplant? Yes Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers: Blooming information Summer / Autumn Bloom season: Fragrant flowers in color white or pink with 6-8 petals, flowers mostly grow on mature branches General information about the flower: Edible Fruits Autumn / Winter Fruit harvest season: Birds Fruits pests or diseases: Eat raw, cooked What can be done with big quantities of Gustavia superba fruits? Just collect Work requirements on the fruit: 3-4 years How long does it take to bear fruit? Scientific name:
Categories of growing
Autumn Planting, Spring Planting, Summer planting, Winter planting
Light exposure requirements:
Full sun Plants
Climates that the plant can grow:
Growing speed of the plant:
Average growing plants, Slow growing plants
Evergreen, Perennial plant, Tree
Edible plants, Fragrance, Ornamental plants
Requirements for watering the plant:
Big amount of water
Hardiness zone 12, Hardiness zone 13
Ornamental flower, Ornamental leaves, Ornamental plant
Autumn flowers, Summer flowers
Pink flower, White flower
Autumn Harvest, Winter harvest
Cooked, Eaten raw, Fruit